Quilling by itself is not onlyan interesting occupation and an opportunity to have a good time. This kind of art makes it possible to create with your own hands magnificent, original souvenirs, postcards and gifts. In the quilling technique, you can perform a lot of things: flowers, animals, butterflies, and also make whole pictures. Butterfly quilling - will serve as an excellent example for learning the mastery of paper burn. On its basis, you can easily learn the basic elements of quilling, and begin to apply them in creating more complex crafts. In order to make a butterfly with the help of quilling technology we will need:
- colored double-sided paper;
- self-made tools for winding or rod;
- Needles with a ringlet at the end;
- rubber mat.
Step-by-step instructions for performing the work: Strips of paper 3 mm wide and 30 cm long must be cut manually. For the product you will need at least 4-5 colors of paper: for the bull, antennae and wings. Taurus is formed from a triangular piece of paper measuring 3 × 9 cm. The shortest side of the triangle is attached to the rod and curled until the paper is fully used. An acute angle must be glued to the resulting figure. Next, you need to cut out the antennae and use glue to attach them to the butterfly's calf. We proceed to the wings. Here you can combine several kinds of basic elements. For example, a free spiral and a drop. For a simple small butterfly, three drops and two spirals of different colors are prepared for one wing. These drops are glued together by corners. A spiral joins them from the outside of the wing. The finished wing should be circled with a paper tape around the perimeter. In addition, the wings can be formed with the help of needles with rings and a rubber mat. Spreading needles at a certain distance, as for quilling snowflakes, they are surrounded by a strip of paper, forming curls. At the end of the work, the wings should be attached to the butterfly's body. Ideas for creating butterflies in quilling techniquelots of. If you fantasize a little with color shades, shapes, and sizes of spirals, you can make very beautiful and unique handicrafts of your own kind. Such butterflies will become an ornament for a bouquet or an ikebana; they can be hung on tulle or placed as a decor on flower pots. Try it - you will see that you will succeed. In addition, butterflies are unusual gifts made by own hands, which can pleasantly surprise and please those who you give them.